Weekly Update
Great Work

All summer our firefighter/paramedics stop at block parties throughout the communities we serve. I got this great letter from a Whitefish Bay resident earlier this month. Nice job to all of our staff.
Retirement Celebration

Join us to send Lt. Peter Brierton off into retirement on October 7 at 8 AM. See the invite here.
Weekly Summary
    • Two people were injured, one severely, as a result of a vehicle accident on I-43 at Brown Deer Rd at 12:11 AM on September 20. Both patients were transported to Froedtert Hospital after being extricated from the vehicle.
  • Chief Whitaker presented the Department's Long Range Financial Plan at the Bayside Village Board Meeting on September 14.
  • The Fire Commission posted it's firefighter recruitment advertisement this week in conjunction with the Cities of Wauwatosa and West Allis Fire Departments.
  • Department Wide Training this week on diabetic related medical emergencies.
  • Chief Whitaker and Lt. Tyk met with Ascension-Columbia St. Mary's Ozaukee regarding community EMS programs.
  • Chief Whitaker met with Milwaukee County EMS regarding the EMS services delivered by the County.
Calls for Service This Week
 
Incident Type
Incident Count
Fire/Rescue/Service
Weekly Average (2016)
32
44
Emergency Medical
Weekly Average (2016)
117
114
 
Priority 1 & 2 Calls
Meeting Response Goal of 7:02
89%
(goal of 90%)
Average Response Time
Priority 1 & 2 Calls
5 minutes 25 seconds
(goal of 6 minutes)

*Priority 1 & 2 calls are calls for service which the Department sends an initial responding unit to a scene with lights and sirens operating. Priority 3 calls are responses that are considered non-emergent.


Documents of Interest





2017 Department Strategic Plan 


STAY CONNECTED:
View on Instagram